What does Livia mean?
Livia \l(i)-via\ as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Livia is "olive". Usually used as a short form of Olivia. Historically, the olive tree represented peace and harmony. The name also derives from the ancient Roman family name Livius, which either derives from Latin "lividus" meaning "blue", or "liveo" meaning "envy". Titus Livius, also known as Livy, was a Roman historian. Literary: name of a character from "Finnegan's Wake".
Livia has 23 more related variations via Olivia: Alivia, Alyvia, Liv, Liva, Livie, Livvie, Olevia, Olia, Oliff, Oliffe, Oliva, Olive, Olivea, Oliveea, Oliveria, Olivet, Olivetta, Olivette, Olivija, Olivine, Olivya, Ollie▼ and Olva.
Livia is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2752 out of 4276, Top 64%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#107038 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Livia for girls. Livia entered the list in 2004 and reached its highest position of #666 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Livia and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Livia (#666 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000 are Olivia (#2 a year ago), Alivia (#214), Olive (#282), Liv (#780), Alyvia (#922), Ollie and Olevia. These girl names are at the height of their popularity presently (usage of 0.3918%), except for the version Ollie which has become less trendy. Olive (#282), Livia (#666), Olivia (#2) and Alivia (#214) are four of the more trendy birth names in this list, and there is also a rekindling in birth name usage for Olive and Olivia. (2014 Birth Statistics)